The Virtues of Violence: Democracy Against Disintegration in Modern France (New York: Oxford University Press, 2020)


“Universal Suffrage as Decolonization.” American Political Science Review, accepted.

The Left and Henri Bergson.” French Politics 18, no. 4 (2020): 359-379.

What Was Universal Suffrage?Theory & Event 23, no. 1 (2020): 29-65.

No Social Revolution Without Sexual Revolution.” Political Theory 47, no. 6 (2019): 809-835.

The Demands of Glory: Tocqueville and Terror in Algeria,” The Review of Politics 80, no. 1 (2018): 31-55

The People as a Natural Disaster: Redemptive Violence in Jacobin Political Thought,” American Political Science Review 111, no. 4 (2017): 786-800.

“‘Does Democracy End in Terror?’ Transformations of Antitotalitarianism in Postwar France,” Modern Intellectual History 14, no. 2 (2017): 537-563.

What Does Queer Theory Teach Us About Intersectionality?Politics & Gender 8, no. 3 (2012): 370-86.

Book Reviews

Insurgent Universality: An Alternative Legacy of Modernity.” By Massimiliano Tomba. New York: Oxford University Press, 2019. Perspectives on Politics 18, no. 1 (2020): 237-238.

In Defense of the Terror: Liberty or Death in the French Revolution. By Sophie Wahnich. Translated by David Fernbach. London: Verso, 2012,” The Journal of Politics 78, no. 4 (2016): e21-e22.

Occasional Writing

Flora Tristan: Radical Socialist, Feminist, and First Internationalist,” Age of Revolutions, June 17, 2019.

Flash Mob: Revolution, Lightning, and the People’s Will,” The Public Domain Review, November 9, 2017; reprinted in The Public Domain Review: Selected Essays, Vol. 5 (PDR Press, 2018).

Gender Trouble in France,” Interview with Camille Robcis. Jacobin, December 8, 2014.